Orchids of The Netherlands - MichielJanssen
Neottia ovata - Grote keverorchis - Common twayblade

Neottia ovata - Grote keverorchis - Common twayblade

Neottia ovata (L.) Bluff & Fingerhuth (1838)

The Common twayblade is an inconspicuous, completely green orchid. Its flowers are small and because they contain chlorophyll they don't fade after pollination.
Photo taken in the Europoort area (the Netherlands) on 26 May, 2012.